The 15th Annual Mississippi Street Fair is on tap for Saturday, July 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Historic Mississippi Avenue between North Fremont and North Skidmore Streets. The Fair includes over 200 local vendors, crafts, dunk tank, open air gallery, kids zone, five stages and a variety of family friendly activities. Proceeds from the fair benefit the Boise Business Youth Unity Project.
The Mississippi Street Fair is a production of the Historic Mississippi Business Association.The mission of the association is to promote, develop, and preserve the North Portland business community. The Boise Business and Youth Unity Project connects business and youth through summer internships.
For more information, visit: www.mississippiave.com/streetfair.
Schedule of Events
10:00 a.m. Fair opens. Noon Main Stage and Beer Garden opens (at Shaver), Ecliptic Beer Garden opens (at Fremont), 1:00 p.m. Dunk Tank opens (at Mason), 3:00 p.m. Grandfather’s Rib-Off Competition Judging (south of Mississippi Pizza), 5:30 p.m. Dunk Tank closes, 9:00 p.m. fair Closes.
Main Stage presented by Columbia Distribution. Located at Shaver Street. Noon-12:30 p.m. Announcements and Mayor of Mississippi Award, 12:30-1:15 p.m. Will West, 1:35-2:20 p.m. NoPo Big Band, 2:45-3:45 p.m. Rebuilding Center Poetic Justice, 4:15-5:20 p.m. Norman Sylvester Band, 5:50-6:35 p.m. Blossom, 7:00-7:45 p.m. Tango Alpha Tango, 8:15-9:30 p.m. Ural Thomas & The Pain.
Skidmore Stage presented by Prost! Located at Skidmore Street. 1:20-2:00 p.m. The Crenshaw, 2:20-3:00 p.m. Candace, 3:20-4:00 p.m. Little Star, 4:20-5:00 p.m. Dreckig, 5:20-6:00 p.m. My Body, 6:20-7:10 p.m. Tiburones, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Mascaras.
Courtyard Stage presented by Maletis Beverage. Located at Bar Bar. 12:45-1:30 p.m. Ed Haynes, 1:50-2:35 p.m. The Dovecotes, 2:55-3:40 p.m. Jackson Boone, 4:00-4:45 p.m. Boone Howard, 5:05-5:50 p.m. Barna Howard, 6:10-6:55 p.m. Jaime Leopold and the Short Stories, 7:15-8:00 p.m. Paper Brain, 8:20-9:20 p.m. Genders.
Fremont Stage presented by Por Que No and Ecliptic Brewing. Located at Fremont Street. 12:30-1:15 p.m. Sarah Gwen, 1:35-2:25 p.m. Bed., 2:45-3:25 p.m. Weezy Ford, 3:50-4:45 p.m. The Lonesome Billies, 5:05-5:45 p.m. Rebuilding Center Poetic Justice, 6:10-7:00 p.m. Hops Honey String Band, 7:25-8:30 p.m. Roselit Bone.
Kids Stage presented by Mississippi Pizza. Located at Mississippi Pizza.
Major Sponsors Por que no Taqueria, The Mississippi Pizza Pub, Mississippi Studios and Bar Bar, Prost!, Interurban, Trailhead Credit Union, Ecliptic Brewing, New Seasons Market, Columbia Distribution, Maletis Distribution.